Bug 17081

Summary: I got this bug while installing Red Hat Beta 7.0
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Need Real Name <tommy>
Component: anacondaAssignee: Michael Fulbright <msf>
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG QA Contact:
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Priority: medium    
Version: 7.0   
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Hardware: i686   
OS: Linux   
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Last Closed: 2001-01-16 00:58:50 UTC Type: ---
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Description Need Real Name 2000-08-29 17:21:17 UTC
Traceback (innermost last):
  File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 426, in ?
    intf.run(todo, test = test)
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0//usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 1022, in run
    rc = apply (step[1](), step[2])
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0//usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 504, in 
__call__
    if todo.doInstall ():
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0//usr/lib/anaconda/todo.py", line 1424, in 
doInstall
    self.fstab.savePartitions ()
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0//usr/lib/anaconda/fstab.py", line 209, in 
savePartitions
    self.ddruid.save()
SystemError: Error partitioning drive /tmp/hda: Bad file descriptor

Local variables in innermost frame:
self: <fstab.NewtFstab instance at 8211c78>

ToDo object:
(itodo
ToDo
p1
(dp2
S'method'
p3
(iimage
CdromInstallMethod
p4
(dp5
S'currentDisc'
p6
I1
sS'tree'
p7
S'/mnt/source'
sS'mntPoint'
p8
S'/mnt/sysimage'
p9
sS'device'
p10
S'hdb'
sS'progressWindow'
p11

Comment 1 Tammy Fox 2001-01-15 16:57:16 UTC
This bug should be filed against the installation program called anaconda. 
Did you get this traceback from the x86 or Alpha version of RHL. You have filed
it against the Alpha Installation Guide but marked i686 as the architecture.

Comment 2 Michael Fulbright 2001-01-16 00:58:47 UTC
Please try the final Red Hat Guinness release.